LINCOLN, NEB. – The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation awarded the Hall County Farm Bureau Scholarship to Dillion Dubbs of Wood River.
Dubbs graduated from Centura Public Schools and plans to major in Agronomy and Precision Agriculture at Northeast Community College.
“With my degree in agronomy and precision agriculture, I hope to become an agronomist and continue to support our family farm as well as other local farmers in Central Nebraska,” said Dubbs. “Thank you, Hall County Farm Bureau, for awarding me this scholarship!”
Dubbs is the son of Hall County Farm Bureau members, Kevin and Chasity Dubbs.
Each year, the Hall County Farm Bureau Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding Hall County student pursuing an agricultural course of study and career in Nebraska.
“Hall County Farm Bureau is proud to support the next generation of farmers and ranchers through this scholarship. We wish Dillion all the best and are excited to see his impact on Nebraska agriculture in the future,” said Adam Rathman, president of Hall County Farm Bureau.
“Scholarships are an important investment in the future success of Nebraska agriculture. Many thanks to Hall County Farm Bureau for establishing this scholarship at the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation,” said Megahn Schafer, executive director of the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation.
The mission of the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation is to engage youth, educators, and the general public to promote an understanding of the vital importance of agriculture in the lives of all Nebraskans. The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. For more information about the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation, visit www.nefbfoundation.org.